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Press Release - VIDEO: Marco Rubio Stuns CPAC Crowd with Inspiring Speech

March 05, 2016


March 5, 2016

Marco spoke to a massive standing room only crowd at the Conservative Political Action Conference today — the biggest crowd of the conference — outlining his vision for a stronger America.

The reaction from the CPAC crowd? Awesome.

Rubio gets warm welcome at CPAC. Crowd chanting "Marco, Marco!"

— Katherine Faulders (@KFaulders) March 5, 2016

Rubio: "Being a conservative" cannot be simply about an "attitude", how long you're willing to scream

— Katrina Trinko (@KatrinaTrinko) March 5, 2016

Biggest applause when Rubio said we won't have a chance if we nominate someone that isn't even conservative. #CPAC2016

— #NeverTrump (@BenHowe) March 5, 2016

thundering standing o when Rubio warns about conservative movement "being hijacked" by someone who is not conservative #cpac2016

— Katrina Trinko (@KatrinaTrinko) March 5, 2016

Following his speech, Marco sat down with CNN's Dana Bash to answer a few questions.

His responses to Bash were also greeted by cheers from the crowd, which included thousands of young conservatives.

Rubio jibes about Trump not showing up at #CPAC2016. "This is the American Conservative Union and it's usually reserved for conservatives"

— Ben Jacobs (@Bencjacobs) March 5, 2016

Rubio on vulgar jabs btwn him and Trump: "If someone keeps punching people in the face, someone's gotta stand up and punch them back."#CPAC

— Ellie Holmes (@ellierosetx) March 5, 2016

Today's speech was something special — an opportunity for a crowd of conservatives to hear from a true conservative candidate.

Marco is ready to unite Republicans behind a conservative who can win!

Marco Rubio, Press Release - VIDEO: Marco Rubio Stuns CPAC Crowd with Inspiring Speech Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project

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